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Maintenance Millwright

Posting Start Date: Nov 19, 2022

Location: Wagram, NC, US

Company: Cascades


Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 10,000 employees, who work in almost 80 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products that customers have come to rely on.


The Tissue Group, a division of Cascades, is the second-largest tissue producer in Canada and the fifth-largest in North America. The Division manufactures, converts and markets a huge selection of paper products, such as hand towels, bathroom tissue, facial tissue, napkins, paper towels, wipers and dispensers for the North American away-from-home and consumer products markets. The Group has more than 2,200 employees and operates seven manufacturing plants, nine conversion plants and four plants with both manufacturing and conversion facilities.

Your Challenge!

The Millwright/Mechanic position will report to the Maintenance Supervisor and will require an exceptional safety mindset among technical skills. We are looking for candidates with 1-2 years of Millwright experience in the Manufacturing Industry and must be available to work 12 hour rotating shifts, weekends and holidays, overtime, and call-ins 


Job Requirements

•    Forklift License Certification or ability to obtain with training
•    Minimum High School Diploma or equivalent; Able to read and write legibly
•    Able to work at a fast pace, stable under pressure and organized, while staying within safety rules and regulations
•    Must be in good standing with the company, with attendance and safety 
•    Work well with others as part of the team and independently without supervision.
•    Must be willing and able to be cross-trained in other positions and operate various machinery and equipment
•    Must be willing and flexible with overtime for coverage even on short notice
•    Must be safety, quality, productivity and team-work oriented
•    Must be able to lift up to 50lbs in a stretching manner. Position involves a lot of physical work including lifting, bending, climbing steps, and standing for 12 hours depending on work schedule
•    Must have strong computer skills with an understanding of work order systems.
•    Must have demonstrated track record of ownership and interest in the success of your current assignment.

Job Responsibilities

 Accurately complete daily work order/production reports.
 Must maintain clean work area and be able to perform other assigned duties in a timely manner.
Successfully maintain and repair various Converting/ Paper Mill and Industrial Equipment.
Maintaining Hydraulics, Lubrication, and Machinery systems and other Preventative Maintenance Systems.
Ability to do Welding, Machining, Lift Truck Repairs.
Pipefitting and general Millwrighting throughout the facility. 
Comply with other requests from department manager or department supervisor.
Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner.


Minimum of 3- 5 years industrial maintenance experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment 
Knowledge of AC/DC and PLCs is an asset
Prior experience with milling machine, lathe, welder and other shop equipment
Ability to set up, tear down, and rebuild machinery and equipment according to blueprints and electrical schematics 
Capable operator of mobile and bridge cranes
Use of all sizes of air impact and electric wrenches, all pipe fitting tools and equipment
Excellent written, oral communication and organizational skills
Good problem solving and analytical skills and ability to prioritize workload
Experience with OSHA safety practices
SAP experience is an asset
24/7 facility will need to have availability to workdays, nights, weekends and holidays
Maintenance Mechanics work a rotating shift; four 12-hour shifts 

Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner.



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